Moving Picture Time

If you haven’t heard the story yet, in 1970 a pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates by the name of Dock Ellis threw a no-hitter while under the influence of LSD.

Some forty-one years later, A.J. Daulerio the editor of Deadspin (a sports blog), tried to re-create Ellis’ no-hitter on X-Box — on LSD. The resulting video is a hoot:

Check out the write-up for it too. It’s good.


BONUS: Here’s an animated video featuring a detailed account of the events surrounding the no-hitter as told by Dock Ellis himself:

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